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Top 10 SMB Predictions For 2011

We dusted off an old piece of tech -- the crystal ball -- to see what the New Year has in store for small and midsize business. 2011 will without a doubt be the year when "trend" becomes "normal" in a variety of business areas, from mobility to virtualization to social marketing. And while certain industry lingo might simply become part of the everyday vocabulary, the term "SMB" itself is likely to be thrown around even more loosely than it was in 2010, by vendors, politicians, and a host of oth
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Smaller companies will move in larger numbers toward virtualizing their hardware needs, particularly for servers and storage. SMBs will continue to drive the shift, as virtualization helps them achieve their IT goals -- from budget to mobility to security, and everything in between.

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